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‘Nice Touch’ ‘That Is Wonderful’ – Fans On Twitter Are Loving The New Home Kit’s Tribute To Liverpool Icon

Liverpool unveiled their new home shirt this morning and kit manufacturers New Balance have taken inspiration from the past for the new design.

It would have been Reds legend Bob Paisley’s 100th birthday this year, and as well as using the pinstripes from the early eighties, his signature is inscribed inside the collar:

Fans believe it is a fitting tribute to the most successful manager in Liverpool’s history:

The home kit could well be New Balance’s last for Liverpool with their sponsorship expiring at the end of the 2019/2020 campaign.

Liverpool FC's 3rd Shirt for 2018-19

The American supplier could look to match any rival in a bidding war and renew their contract, but reports suggest that the Reds are in talks with Nike about a record-breaking deal.

It is believed that the numbers could eclipse Manchester United’s Β£750m ten-year contract that was signed with Adidas back in 2014. However, no official announcement has yet been made about the future kit manufacturer.